RMIT Foundation Studies Bursary

This bursary is available to prospective international students under Foundation Studies program.

Value and duration

  • 20% tuition fee reduction to Foundation Studies program for two (2) semesters with July or September 2021 intake
  • Additional AUD$5000 one-off bursary for applicants with a packaged offer against a University program in Semester 2 2022 intake.


In order to qualify for this bursary you must:

  • be commencing student in Foundation Studies program with July or September 2021 intake

How to apply

  1. Select an eligible program.
  2. Submit an application to study at RMIT.
  3. If you are successful, you will receive an offer letter with the bursary details outlined.

Open date

Applications now open.

Terms and conditions

  • The 20% tuition fee reduction will be applied towards the tuition fees of Foundation Studies program and cannot be deferred to another year - must be taken up in 2021
  • The $5000 one-off bursary will be applied when students commence their University program in Semester 2 2022 intake and must be taken in Semester 2 2022.
  • The 20% tuition fee reduction may be offered together with other RMIT International scholarship i.e. Future Leaders Scholarship.
  • The $5000 one-off bursary do not apply to students who are eligible for the Future Leaders Scholarship.
  • RMIT has the authority to cease offering this reduction at any time.


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